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  1. Our live coverage has now ended
  2. Updates on Friday 4 November

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  1. Good night from Sussex Live

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    That's all from us for another busy day. 

    We're back at 18:00 GMT tomorrow with a special page dedicated to the Lewes Bonfire. 

    Remember you can send us your news, videos or pictures on Twitter, on Facebook or by sending us an email.

  2. 'I don't see us as a target

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    Residents in Lewes have been giving their reaction to the news that armed police will patrol their streets during the bonfire celebrations. 

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    Video caption: Bonfire vox
  3. Lewes Bonfire facts

    Expect increased security and travel disruption if you're heading to tomorrow's Lewes bonfire celebrations. 

    Here's why:

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    Video caption: Lewes gfx
  4. 'We have to respond to what's going on in the world'

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    There's been mixed reaction to the news that armed police will patrol the streets of Lewes during the bonfire celebrations. 

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    Video caption: Bonfire police
  5. Police hunt couple suspected of robbery

    Sussex Police has tweeted this video of a man and a woman suspected of stealing money from an elderly man in Brighton.

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  6. Armed police in Lewes: 'This seems to be overkill'

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    Armed police will patrol the Lewes bonfire celebrations tomorrow, for the first time in its history.

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    Video caption: Bonfire Symes
  7. Wrap up warm this weekend

    Nina Ridge

    BBC Weather

    We've got a chilly weekend ahead as temperatures continue to stay low. Here's my forecast.

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    Video caption: Weather
  8. Olympic medalists #LovetoRead...

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    What do you #LovetoRead? Here are some suggestions from some of our local Olympic medalists.

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    Video caption: Olympic medalists #LovetoRead...
  9. ICYMI: Poppy shortage in Eastbourne

    Claire Cottingham

    BBC Live reporter

    Struggling to buy a poppy in Eastbourne? A shortage of volunteers means there's nobody to distribute them.    

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    Video caption: Poppies
  10. Newspaper round-up

    The Argus: Fears over terrorism mean armed police will patrol Lewes Bonfire.

    Sussex Express: Dramatic deer rescue at Ashdown Forest.

    Eastbourne Herald: Southern to run 60 more trains over bonfire weekend.

    Stack of papers
  11. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M23 West Sussex northbound

    BBC Travel

    M23 West Sussex northbound severe disruption, between J11 for A23 and J10a for B2036 Balcombe Road.

    M23 West Sussex - One lane closed on M23 northbound between J11, A23 (Pease Pottage) and J10a B2036 Balcombe Road, because of a broken down vehicle.

    Check local traffic and travel reports for:

  12. It could be a wet journey home

    Elizabeth Rizzini

    BBC weather

    There's rain on the way tonight.

    Here's my forecast.

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    Video caption: The weather with Elizabeth Rizzini
  13. 'I feel aggrieved about what's gone on'

    Mark Norman

    BBC South East Health Correspondent

    A Swanley businessman says he's owed hundreds of thousands of pounds by Sussex patient transport provider Coperforma.

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    Video caption: Kent company says it's owed money by Coperforma
  14. She didn't hang around...

    Claire Cottingham

    BBC Live reporter

    Eastbourne's Johanna Konta has beaten France's Caroline Garcia 6-2 6-2 to reach the semi-finals of the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai, China.

    The 25-year-old will face Ukraine's Elina Svitolina in the last four after winning in exactly one hour.

    Johanna Konta
  15. Bristol City v Brighton and Hove Albion

    Johnny Cantor

    BBC Sussex commentator

    It's a late kick off for the Seagulls this week as they travel to Bristol City in the Championship.

    Watch my match preview and get more detail here.

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    Video caption: Albion
  16. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A26 East Sussex eastbound

    BBC Travel

    A26 East Sussex eastbound severe disruption, at A27.

    A26 East Sussex - A26 in Lewes partially blocked and heavy traffic eastbound at Southerham Roundabout, because of a broken down lorry.

    Check local traffic and travel reports for:

  17. ICYMI: 'No other rinks have this setting'

    Rachel Mackley

    Weather Presenter

    Did you miss me speaking 1980 Olympic champion Robin Cousins at the Brighton Pavilion ice rink opening? Watch it again here.  

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    Video caption: Mackley speaks to Cousins